Google Maps users have created millions of their own maps using the service's My Maps feature. But whenever a visitor searched for content on Google Maps, none of those maps appeared in the results. Until now.
Google announced in a blog post Thursday that maps created by others will now start to surface when users search for specific content in Google Maps. For example, company representatives said that if a user queries Google Maps with "President Birth Places," the top result will be a user-created map showing all the Presidents' birth places.
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